Gloucestershire-based Richard Read (Transport) is to close its transport business at the end of the month because it can no longer see a way to run it profitably. In a post on Facebook the haulier said: “It is with a heavy heart we announce that Richard Read (Transport) is to cease trading. “During the last 18 months we have made valiant efforts to restructure the business and focus attentions on our core activities of transport and pallet network services. “We […]
The United Pallet Network (UPN) has extended its lease at its Fradley Park central-hub location.
Palletline has defended itself after residents complained that vibrations from trucks accessing its London hub in Perivale were causing property damage. A local residents group, led by Vinny K-Maddage, has put Ealing Council and Transport for London under pressure to act. However, Palletline said that despite having operated from Perivale for the past five years, it was only made aware that residents had concerns this August. “As a preliminary action, Palletline implemented an alternative preferred route; instructing drivers to go […]